The United Kingdom is now the fifth highest military spender in the world with an annual budget of £46 billion. How would YOU allocate this money to make the world a safer place? Take part in our on-line survey and share the link with others
These are the results from 2016.
1,024 people voted, online and in person, dividing four tokens between the different spending options. Adding up everyone’s spending preferences, most people felt arms and military intervention receive too much money.
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